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Postby MrFredPFL » Mon May 12, 2008 1:17 pm

has anyone here ever used satellite internet in the US? i'm looking for reviews of any provider. thanks :)
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Re: US satellite internet providers

Postby HouseCrowd » Mon May 12, 2008 3:08 pm

You finally gonna ditch the dial-up then Fred!? :shock:

Are you sure you're ready for all that extra speed and power!? ;)

I don't know what services you have over there, or how cost effective they are, but have you considered 3G 'mobile broadband'?

I've just recently invested in one of these: ... /index.omp
It gives me broadband practically anywhere from about £10 per month. Not incredibly fast (typically 1-3Mb/s), and most of the cheaper services are limited to just a few GB per month, but it's still gotta be better than dial-up! :)
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Re: US satellite internet providers

Postby DarkStorm » Mon May 12, 2008 3:40 pm

I've never had/used satellite before, but this should help you out.
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